Soothing Eye Compress
2 cups (500ml) water
2 teaspoons (10ml) of dried lavender buds or calendula petals
Directions: Bring the water to boil. Remove from heat add flowers and cover. Steep for 15 minutes, then place in the refrigerator and allow cooling for 1 hour. Strain. Keep refrigerated and use within 4 days.
Apply to a cotton pad. Press the pad onto closed eyelids and keep it on for at least 5 minutes. Do not use if you are allergic to lavender or calendula.